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Recent Building & Construction reviews in Melbourne

"Simply amazing service! Was blown away by Doris’ partner Paul, who helped me with this task. Professional, on time, thorough, tidy, polite and efficient. Everything we could have hoped for. Would definitely use again."

Pergola Roofing & Guttering - materials supplied


"Did a fantastic job. Real attention to detail. Did what he’d said he’d do and on time. Great at consulting when he needed to. Very happy with his work."

Build brick path


"Quick and excellent in finishing the job. Thanks Mark."

Handyman to fix rubber Road Hump outside driveway


"Simply amazing service! A great paint job and we are just thrilled with the result. Wouldn’t hesitate to use again. Thanks David."

Paint my Pergola - paint supplied


"Brilliant! Honest and great job"

Pergola demolition


"Brilliant job by Jayden. Did exactly what I asked and worked tirelessly to get it done in time. Highly recommend!"

Dismantle carport and pergola from garden


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Local builders can help you with your needs and concerns regarding constructing your home, office, business or any dream property! Here’s what you can expect from builders near you:

Conceptualisation and planning

Before general builders start your construction project, the first stage is to create your concept behind it and plan the blueprints, design and other essential elements. Feel free to plan precisely how you want to as your Tasker guides you to ensure everything is up-to-code and the design and structure are sound and stable. Once the construction plans and blueprints are ready, the next step would be obtaining building and construction permits. This may sound overwhelming, but your Tasker can help you get the right planning permission for your project.

Implementation and execution

Once all the necessary documents and planning are done, your Tasker can now start your construction project! This stage usually starts with clearing and excavating the land to remove boulders, trees or anything that stands in the way of your building. It can also mean demolishing an old property standing on your preferred space while following building regulations. Afterwards, they can proceed with pouring and curing the foundation. Framing comes next, and that includes installing wooden frames and steel beams. 

When your property has been completely framed out, that’s where doing rough electrical and plumbing work comes in. A good builder will install the roof, vents, ductwork, heating, and cooling units and may even start paving your driveway and other outdoor spaces.

Finalisation and completion

The interior of your property is completed at this stage. General builders near you install insulation, drywall, ceilings and outlets. And once the interior walls are good to go, that’s when fixtures such as lighting, windows and doors are added. Renovating the bathroom and installing tubs, toilets, faucets, and sinks can also be a part of this phase. The final step in building services covers finishing touches, from installing your flooring and painting your walls to putting countertops in. 

A construction project may leave a massive mess once it’s finished. Get someone to clean after the builders to make your property look more polished without you having to lift a finger!

Recent Building & Construction tasks in Melbourne

Help removed broken pergola


Thornbury VIC 3071, Australia

17th Aug 2022

Massive pergola broke because of hail. Need it removed and disposed. - Due date: Flexible

Motorhome build and fitout.


Kensington VIC, Australia

11th Aug 2022

Looking for a experience motorhome builder has knowledge to help and complete a 90% finshed project needing electrical and bathroom completetion. - Due date: Flexible

Demolish and removal of pergola


Port Melbourne VIC 3207, Australia

10th Aug 2022

Pergola timber needs demolishing and removal - Due date: Flexible

Need a commercial builder or certified brick layer


Brunswick VIC, Australia

5th Aug 2022

Need to cut a double brick wall to fit a 820 w door and double hund window. T lintels need to be installed Permits and approval from council is all ready to go. Need to quote on labour and material. WIll provide the door and double hung window only. Must have public liability insurance to cover the work need to be done. - Due date: Flexible

Minor demolition and rubbish removal


Armadale VIC, Australia

28th Jul 2022

Hi there, We have taken possession of our rundown new home and now the work begins… 😂 We are looking for a crew (2 or more) to come and help us demolish and remove: * old wardrobes, * bathroom fixtures, * curtains, * kitchen cabinets and * carpets I’m sure there will be more as we go… We need you to come with experience, great reviews, a sense of humour, exceptional work ethic and ideally a few tools (but we can provide these if necessary) I am putting an arbitrary date and amount for Airtasker purposes (but both are negotiable) - Due date: Flexible

Beyond exceptional… Thanks so much!

Abesco Shed Assembly (780mmx780mm)


Ringwood, Victoria, Australia

13th May 2022

The task is to review a shed assembly that is out of alignment and fix where applicable (nb. this may result in dismantling and rebuilding the shed) Refer to the picture attached and notice to door is currently being held up by tape 🤦 Shed brand: Abesco Size: 780mmx780mmx1.8m All parts provided.

Great service, great communication, great knowledge and just an all round great bloke.

Creation shed foundation +/- shed installation


Northcote VIC, Australia

19th Feb 2022

Have a small shed ( 1.52X0.78X1.95M - SHED SPACESAVER SD ABSCO) which needs a foundation created as well as the shed being installed. The design of the shed allows for easy installation, the predominant time will be for the foundation. I have the shed, and also attachments, however I don’t have any materials for the foundation. Can discuss suitable foundation for the site

Excellent communication, excellent results. Thank you for your hard work Damian

Roof plumber to install flashing to small pergola


Richmond VIC, Australia

15th Aug 2022

I need some flashing supplied and installed to a small pergola to cover the gap between the weatherboards of the house and the laserlite roof of the pergola. The flashing will need to be approx 3300mm in length and the gap between the house and laserlite is approx 100mm. The pergola has a good fall and guttering already installed. There was previously some old flashing which was old and leaking so it has been removed. It may be difficult to access the top of the pergola, so ideally a solution that can be installed while underneath it would be preferred. - Due date: Before Friday, 19 August 2022

Demolition wooden shed iron roof in South Yarra


South Yarra VIC, Australia

11th Aug 2022

Demolition of 3m x 3m old timber garden shed in poor condition. Remove rusted corrugated iron roof (already started) remove damaged weather boards and timber studs. Remove materials and rubbish from demolition.

Andre and Kyle demolished our old timber shed and took away the rubbish leaving the site very clean and tidy. The were skilled and efficient with the demolition and very co-operative and helpful. I would be very pleased to use them again if I had any similar demolition.

Moving water pip from drive way


Coburg VIC 3058, Australia

10th Aug 2022

Need to move a water pip from driveway to side retaining wall. Its within a meter move



Coburg VIC, Australia

5th Aug 2022

There are 3no. bathrooms which we need demolition and removal of rubbish of. During demolition, please protect hallways and stair. The first demolition is for 2no. bathrooms and second demolition is for the one upstairs 2 weeks later. - Due date: immediately

Kitchen demolition


Lalor VIC 3075, Australia

28th Jul 2022

Rip down everything inside the kitchen to make it ready for a new installation. All cupboards, tiles on the wall and the floor, old oven and cooktop. Grinding the floor to make it smooth after taking the tails off and sealing the floor too. Pls, provide a skip as well.

Driveway painted.


Melbourne, VIC

14th Apr 2022

I need this driveway and front entrance in Avondale Heights prepped & painted in 2 x coats of Berger Jet Dry or similar. Is Appx 33 sqms in total.

Great work. Will use again.

Oil spill cleaned in driveway


Elwood VIC, Australia

18th Aug 2022

Oil spill in car space area in driveway Needs to be cleaned and photos taken to show the area has been cleaned as best as possible - Due date: Flexible

Need architect or draftsman for building permit


Brunswick VIC, Australia

12th Aug 2022

We need to have wall opening at our restaurant to fit a door and window so require a architect or draftsman to draw for submit to building surveyor to obtain a permit please quote for creating a proper document for surveyor Thanks

Demolition wooden shed with iron roof in South Yarra


South Yarra VIC 3141, Australia

10th Aug 2022

Demolition of 3m x 3m old timber garden shed in poor condition. Remove rusted corrugated iron roof (already started) remove damaged weather boards and timber studs. Stack materials for later removal. - Due date: Flexible

Building a shelter down side of house


Richmond VIC, Australia

9th Aug 2022

I need to install a shelter down the side of my house at approximately 1.2 m wide and 4 m long. This will require posts, rafter and roofing installation (colorbond sheeting). the area will also need to be cleared and brick paved with existing bricks. The site is in Richmond.

Building permit for deck and pergola-Moonee Valley


Essendon VIC 3040, Australia

4th Aug 2022

Hi, I need to apply a building permit for a deck and pergola to be built in my porch. Council is Moonee Valley.



Armadale VIC, Australia

1st Jul 2022

I need your services to construct a timber pergola Approximate 4 x 2.4 m and 2.7m high Base is tiled floor on concrete To be secured to ground I need only the structure made no roofing required please offer for labor only I can buy the material whatever you want me to Any questions feel free to ask - Due date: Before Sunday, 10 July 2022

Thanks for coming over Frank to inspect and advise Cheers

Absco shed assembly


Elwood VIC, Australia

24th Mar 2022

Assemble Absco Economy 1.52 x 0.78 x 1.95m Single Door Garden Shed With Anchors BYO tools Must be dog friendly

Turned up on time. Completed in less than 2 hours. Very efficient service.